General Smallwood International (Indian Head, MD) – June 13

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Located just on the outskirts of Washington, D.C. this race takes place at a great venue and is so easy to get to. Named in honor of Maryland’s fourth governor and the highest ranking Marylander to serve in the Revolutionary War, General Smallwood State Park is ideally situated for a triathlon. The swim takes place in the pristine Mattawoman Bay, known across the Nation as a top spot for bass fishing. After a short run to the transition area, athletes will race along 24 miles of rolling hills where most of the traffic is just your fellow triathletes! Once you’ve laced up your running shoes, you’ll head back to the road for a fast out and back 10K with aid stations every mile. Run past the restored house called Smallwood’s Retreat towards the finish and you will understand why the General made this area his “Headquarters”!

Affiliated Charity

Chesapeake_Bay_Foundation_logoThis event benefits the Chesapeake Bay Foundation.

The General Smallwood Triathlon is proud to support the groups that support us. The Chesapeake Bay Foundation fights to keep the water we swim in clean.

Event Site Rules

Please, no swimming at the race site prior to the actual race.  This area is generally not set up for swimming and is a very active marina.

 

Cut Off Times:
All athletes must complete this race within the 4 hour time limit. Cumulative cut off times for the completion of individual disciplines are as follows:

Swim: 1 Hour
Bike: 3 Hours
Run: 4 Hours

Race management and medical personnel reserve the right to pull any athlete from the course if it appears that they are not sufficiently trained to complete the remainder of the course in the allotted time and in a safe manner.

Purchase Event Photos

Event photos for this even by Chessie Photo at www.chessiephoto.com.